The 2022 Chevy Equinox is available in four trims: LS, LT, RS and Premier. Based on the 2020 model trim levels: The
($25,800) includes a few other features like a compact spare tire and compass but more importantly opens the door for options. Among them are AWD. More recommendable is the
($26,900). It should include an 8-way power driver's seat, tinted windows, high-intensity headlights, 4.2-in color driver information screen and SiriusXM satellite radio. The LT trim also is available with the higher-powered engine and options like power tailgate, heated front seats and dual-zone climate control. The new
($30,100) includes gloss black grille, black bowtie and other blacked-out badging, 19-in darkened wheels, black interior with red stitching and RS shift knob. The
($31,000) is highlighted by blind-spot monitoring with
rear cross-traffic alert
, hands-free power liftgate with projection logo, leather interior with French stitching, 8-in touchscreen with high-def rearview camera,
dual-zone climate control
, heated front seats, fog lights, 18-in wheels, chrome exterior accents, heated exterior mirrors, LED headlights and taillights and rear parking sensors.
Adaptive cruise control
, which comes standard on the Honda CR-V, Toyota RAV4 and
, is now optional on more trims than past Equinox models. A new high-end option for 2022 is
Automatic Parking Assist
, which can help with parallel parking.